About the book A price on her head, and just 48 hours to expose the truth, and save her family… Single-mother bounty hunter Lori Anderson has finally got her family back together, but her new-found happiness is shattered when she’s snatched by the Miami Mob, who they want her dead. But rather than aRead more about Blog Tour-‘Deep Dirty Truth’ by Steph Broadribb[…]
Welcome to my first Baker’s Blog Tours and Promo blog tour for 2019, it is for this fab police procedural , ’10-33 Assist PC’ by Desmond P Ryan. Available at the link below, where you can read the first 3 chapters free, I found the book really authentic, coming as it does from someone who has a backgroundRead more about Blog Tour-’10-33 Assist PC’ by Desmond Ryan[…]
Now I am not saying that I loved ‘‘The Murder Pit’ by Mick Finlay, but after 2 chapters I was emailing my thanks to HQ Stories, ordering Book 1 (‘Arrowood’) and thanking my book blogging guardian angel for this book tour! I am a huge fan of Victorian literature and any spin on the detective genre hasRead more about Blog Tour-‘The Murder Pit’ by Mick Finlay[…]
Much like the Rorschach test on the cover of some editions of ‘The Dangerous Kind’ by Deborah O Connor, we tend to only see in people the things that we wish to see there. In the cases of historic child abuse, institutions such as the BBC were shaken to their core by Operation Yewtree and nowRead more about Netgalley Review-‘The Dangerous Kind’ by Deborah O Connor[…]
Allegedly I am notoriously difficult to buy for at Christmas/birthdays etc according to my Other Half, Mr B.W (Book Widower). AS IF. Take me to a bookshop, let me roam, I love books and candles what is so difficult about that I ask you! The cheek of him! Anyway…to help him out last year , andRead more about Audiobook Review-‘Sawkill Girls’ by Claire Legrand[…]
As a lifelong Stephen King fan, any of his new releases are met with delight by myself but ‘Elevation‘ is something different-it’s almost a tale of magical realism set in his small town,’Castle Rock’ where things aren’t always as they seem. Castle Rock has been the location of several of King’s works, and is often mentionedRead more about Book Review-‘Elevation’ by Stephen King[…]
The debut by actor and writer Ross Armstrong is a strong, engaging thriller which will keep you guessing to the very last page. Described as ‘Rear Window meets Gone Girl’, ‘The Watcher’ is the story of Lily Gullick, part time medical researcher, part time twitcher who may, or may not have seen a murder. She andRead more about Book Recommendation-‘The Watcher’ by Ross Armstrong[…]
2018 has been such a good year to me , bookwise, that I am trying to pick books that may have flown under the radar and not picked up as much as the big hitters. So the names you may see here might not be immediately obvious but hopefully they will pique some interestRead more about My Top 10 Books of 2018-Part 2[…]
On Thursday, November 12th, whilst scrolling through Twitter in a desperate attempt to avoid doing actual studying, I came across a tweet from Trapeze Books, advertising an ‘Orion On Tour’ event.
People from Orion’s office in London were being dispatched to Wales to discuss books with regional authors, writers, journalists, bloggers ! The deadline was the 13th to RSVP, I dashed off a quick email, not really very hopeful but was thrilled to see there was still room for a little blogger like myself.
Charles Lendon, a solicitor, has been murdered. The day before his death, his office junior, Cathy, had overheard a quarrel with an unseen person, as well as witnessing him argue with the father of a murdered local child. His daughter ,Jenny,had been killed in public woods where the children of the local housing estate would play. They used this as a short cut to school as Lendon had been successful in stopping them using Woodrow Lane. As a result of using this shortcut, Jenny had been attacked and killed. The murder had never been solved .